Stephanie Wong

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Horny couple joins Mile High Club in full view of passengers

Fasten your seatbelts, this flight will get frisky!<p>Two amorous passengers were apparently so desperate to join the Mile High Club, they did so in the …

Twitter

WHO classifies 'gaming disorder' as mental health condition

<b>(CNN) —</b> Watching as a video game ensnares their child, many a parent has grumbled about "digital heroin," likening the flashing images to one of the world's most addictive substances.<p>Now, they may have backup: The World Health Organization announced "gaming disorder" as a new mental health …

Mental Health

The Stanford Prison Experiment was massively influential. We just learned it was a fraud.

The most famous psychological studies are often wrong, fraudulent, or outdated. Textbooks need to catch up.<p>The Stanford Prison Experiment, one of the most famous and compelling psychological studies of all time, told us a tantalizingly simple story about human nature.<p>The study took paid …

Psychology

ADHD Symptoms in Women

Females often live with undiagnosed attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), partly because it's a condition that was traditionally thought …

Mental Health

This iPhone feature can radically improve your life and relationships

Recently, I read a book about a man named Matthew Cowley, who was an incredible missionary and humanitarian to the people in New Zealand over 100 …

Self-improvement

The Invisible Struggle Of Living With High-Functioning Depression

It’s Monday morning when I arrive early at my full-time office job in Toronto’s financial district — looking put together and well rested for the day …

Mental Health

A Massive Clue on Pregnancy And The Development of Schizophrenia Was Just Found

The answer has been hiding in plain sight.<p>The exact causes of schizophrenia are veiled in mystery, but scientists have been trying to work out …

Pregnancy

This Is What Your Final Minutes in Prison Feel Like

I used to wear my clothes very big and baggy; now all the jeans fit very tight. I stare at one of the porters for assurance that I look cool.<p><i>This article was published in collaboration with the Marshall Project. Sign up for their newsletter.</i><p>I have spent countless nights like this, lying awake, …

Self-Pity

42 Things That'll Give You No Choice But To Stay Organized

Because your efforts to organize should basically be immortalized.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

Shopping

Older Gays Raise Valid Point About New Gay Slang

<i>Into</i> have made our favourite video on the internet today. The video features 3 wonderful older gay men as they try new gay slang.<p>Bill, Robert and …

LGBTQI

After Surviving a Suicide Attempt, This Teen Created the NotOK App to Alert Your Friends When You Need Help

<i>Badass Women spotlights women who not only have a voice but defy the irrelevant preconceptions of gender.</i><p>When Hannah Lucas was 15 years old, she was …

Mental Health

Teacher corrects White House letter with 'many silly mistakes,' sends it back to Trump

GREENVILLE, S.C. — In 17 years of teaching English composition in South Carolina public schools, Yvonne Mason had seen these blunders many times before.<p>Redundancies. Faulty capitalization. Lack of clarity and specificity.<p>But Mason wasn't grading a student paper. She was reading a letter she …

Donald Trump

This Insane Senior Prank Was So Good Even the Principal Admitted It Ruled

The cops called it "one of best senior pranks that Cumberland High School has seen."<p>The scene at Cumberland High School Monday morning was grisly. A car had crashed through a brick wall and plowed into the principal’s office, leaving a gaping, black hole in the side of the building, and scattering …

The coverage of Avicii’s death shows the wrong way to report on suicide

How the media chooses to report celebrity suicides can have life-or-death consequences.<p>“Avicii reportedly committed suicide with broken glass bottle” was Page Six’s headline. “Avicii’s suicide caused by self-inflicted cuts from glass,” reported TMZ. “In Avicii’s death, suicide details emerge,” the …

MDMA Used in Breakthrough PTSD Study, Bringing FDA Approval into View

The anticipated approval date is within reach.<p>In the 1970s, MDMA was considered to be an anxiety-relieving drug. But when the United States …

Ecstasy (Drug)

Cherophobia is the fear of being happy — here are the signs you might have it

You know that feeling when something seems too good to be true — when it looks like a lot has happened in your favour recently, so it's suspicious?<p>Some people can't get over this feeling, and their good fortune takes a sinister turn in their mind.<p>People who have an irrational aversion to being …

Mental Health

How Sex Offender Registries Can Result in Vigilante Murder

As Canadian conservatives move to publicize the registries, we looked back at the criminals who have used the tool to commit killings.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE CA.</i><p>Stephen Marshall was driving through rural Maine under the cover of night with three guns by his side and a laptop with …

Is your parent turning into a hoarder? Here’s what to do

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>The pain and frustration are palpable.<p><i>“I hired a maid…[My mother] didn’t talk to me for</i> …

The No. 1 TED Talk of All Time Teaches a Critical Lesson in Intelligence (That We Often Forget)

It has close to 50 million views ... and infinite wisdom.<p>The most-viewed TED talk of all time is over a decade old. This is not just a testament to its popularity at the time, but the longevity of its relevance.<p>It's called, "Do Schools Kill Creativity?" and it has been viewed over 49 million …

I stopped drinking completely for 2 years — and it showed me how the world treats sober people differently

About three years ago, I decided to give up drinking alcohol. The decision was a logical one: I had been diagnosed with ulcerative colitis and found that many of the things I had enjoyed were now a source of pain — especially booze.<p>After drinking some wine with friends one night, then waking up …

Armed sheriff’s deputy stayed outside Florida school while mass killing took place

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The armed school resource officer assigned to protect students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School took a defensive position outside the school and did not enter the building while the shooter was killing students and teachers inside with an AR-15 assault-style rifle, …

Guns

10 super common reasons couples in long-term relationships break up

Number 8 happens more often than you think.<p>We've all been in relationships that we were positive would stand the test of time and then crumbled beneath us. Sometimes we know the exact reason why — I'm looking at you, Mrs. Name Redacted! You should've kept your nose out of my relationship with your …

To Parents of the Pediatric Psych Ward

Why you are my heroes.

'How Could Anyone Say...Lives Have Not Been Saved By Marijuana?' Judge Asks Jeff Sessions' Lawyers

Prohibition went on trial this week in New York, where five medical marijuana patients have filed a lawsuit against Attorney General Jeff Sessions …

Cannabis

10 Pictures To Send Your Partner When You Miss Them That They Won't Stop Thinking About

There's a reason we can never get Kim K out of our brains, and that's partially because the girl has mastered the art of the thirst trap. But don’t …

The House of Representatives Just Voted to Gut the Americans with Disabilities Act

The U.S. House of Representatives just passed H.R. 620, also known as the ADA Education and Reform Act, which changes a major provision of the …

Rights & Freedoms

11 things to do if you’re feeling suicidal

opinion<p>Writer and mother, passionately outspoken about living with mental illness.<p>Deciding to end your own life goes against every human instinct, …

Mental Health

22 Struggles Of Being An Over-Thinker

"Are they mad at me?" — You, probably.

Teacher’s Facebook rant about gun control goes VIRAL!!

This teacher’s Facebook post about gun control and the Florida shooting went viral. More than half a million people have shared it already. Check it …

A Prisoner Got a Book Deal. Now the State Wants Him to Pay for His Imprisonment.

In the summer of 2016, Curtis Dawkins, a felon who is serving a life sentence in Michigan for murdering a man during a botched robbery, got some unexpected good news. Scribner, one of the top literary publishing houses in the United States, wanted to publish his debut collection of short stories, …

Textbooks